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Gov. Justice amends Special Session Call; asks Legislature to clarify and modernize abortion-related laws in West Virginia

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. —  Gov. Jim Justice has issued a proclamation, amending his call for the West Virginia Legislature to convene in Special Session to include an additional item for consideration.The additional item asks the Legislature “To clarify and modernize the abortion-related laws currently existing as part of the West Virginia Code, to ensure a coherent, comprehensive framework governing abortions and attendant family services and support . . .

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